Issuance of Falcon passport according to CITES

Service Code


Service Description

The customer shall obtain a Falcon Passport, valid for 3 years, and used through traveling, and dispense with use of Cites Certificates; and passport shall be deemed to be a title deed of the falcon.

Service Procedures
  1. Fill out the e-form
  2. Pay the fees
  3. Issuing the Certificate  and handed to the customer


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Target Audience
Individual Companies
Required Documents

Issue falcon passport for imported falcon

  1. CITES certificate (export or re-export) issued by the exporting or  origin country stamped by the UAE's entry port and the (import) certificate issued by the UAE to be stamped by the UAE's entry port, or one of them,
  2. with the identification marks such as Ring number (mandatory) OR microchip number (optional).

Issue falcon passport for the falcon breed in the UAE

  1. A certificate of capive breeding in UAE, with the identification marks Ring number (mandatory) OR microchip number (optional).
Terms and Conditions
  1. Falcons have to be identified with identification marks such as an identification ring (mandatory) OR microchip number (optional), for all falcons - whether imported or bred in captivity in the country.
  2. Falcon have to be inspected in the Ministry's falcon customer happiness centers to verify the ring number details. It can also be verified by one of the accredited veterinary centers.
  3. The owner of the falcon shall be a UAE national or a GCC national or resident with valid residence.
  4. Falcons bred in the UAE, the breeding center should be registered and licensed by the Ministry.
  5. Falcon passports are used for personal purposes only, it is prohibited to trade in the falcon passport.
  6. In case of transfer of ownership, the Letter of waiver from the previous owner is required.
  7. In case of transfer of ownership or expiration of the passport, the original falcon passport has to be returned to the Ministry's customer happiness centers.
Used Forms

Falcon Passport Application Form

Service Time

The average time for application submission: 5 minutes, the average time to obtain approval on complete applications that fulfill the terms and conditions: 1 working day